Trick or Treat advice from Wiltshire Police

Please look at this link for information on how to trick or treat carefully, and also with respect to the homeowners you visit. The advice includes: • Always be accompanied by an adult when you are trick or treating • You should only go to houses of people that you know and who are happy for… read more

Proposal by BT to remove phone boxes in Chiseldon

Please find below details from Swindon Borough Council on a proposed plan to remove some of the phone boxes in Chiseldon. If you have a view on this proposal then you can contact the Clerk who will collate replies back to SBC. You can use the “Contact Us” form on this website, email the Clerk… read more

Washpool bird ringing Sat 29th Oct 8.15am

Join the team bright and early at 8:15am by the pond dipping area at Washpool Nature Reserve for a bird ringing demonstration. Bird ringing is an invaluable tool to help us monitor bird populations. This is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with the wild birds at Washpool and learn more about them and how… read more

Swindon Symphony Orchestra at STEAM

Special Swindon175 Evening Performance Join us as we celebrate 175 years of Swindon becoming a railway town with the highly acclaimed Swindon Symphony Orchestra! STEAM’s spacious Great Western Hall provides the perfect setting for this special Swindon175 performance. Enjoy a concert of lighter orchestral music to celebrate Swindon175. All musical items have a link with Swindon – so see if… read more

STEAM event

STEAM event – Meet the Railway Workers takes place fortnightly on Saturdays. (from 29th October to 10th December)   Our Meet the Railway Workers volunteers will welcome you aboard the famous No. 4073 Caerphilly Castle and now also No. 6000 King George V!   Our volunteers will show you the controls and bring stories of… read more

Library Consultation

Dear Stakeholder Thank you for your valuable feedback through the consultation on the future of the library service. The results from the consultation are being analysed and a report will be considered by the council’s Cabinet on 7 December to share the findings from the consultation and for Cabinet Members to consider the future of… read more

Changes to waste collection days from 31st Oct

Changes to waste collection days to start next week Residents are being asked to ensure they have read important information from Swindon Borough Council regarding potential changes to the day their household waste, recycling and garden waste is collected. From next Monday (31 October), new waste collection routes will come into force which will affect… read more